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|Alberta Climate Change Regulations Extended to June 30, 2015|
Michael J. Styczen; Davis LLP;
February 27, 2015, previously published on December 04, 2014The Government of Alberta announced on December 19 that the four key regulations that set out Alberta’s intensity-based greenhouse gas regulation program - the Specified Gas Emitters Regulation, the Specified Gas Reporting Regulation, the Administrative Penalty Regulation, and the Climate...
|Apply by January 6 to Pitch Your Energy Start-Up at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit|
Sahir Surmeli; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
February 27, 2015, previously published on December 30, 2014This February, the US Department of Energy will host the fifth annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C. As part of the proceedings, energy startups will have the opportunity to participate in the Future Energy Pitching Session.
|Canada’s CSR Strategy Gets Serious: Implications for the Extractive Sector|
Graham Erion, Matthew A. Kersten; Davis LLP;
February 27, 2015, previously published on November 24, 2014On November 14, 2014, the Government of Canada quietly announced important new "enhancements" to the Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy for Canada’s extractive sector (the CSR Strategy). The CSR Strategy now includes two more CSR “best practice guidelines” and, for...
|Third Announcement of Tenders for Mexican Electric Energy and Gas Pipelines Projects by the Comisión Federal de Electricidad|
Alejandro Creel-Ysita, José Estandía, William P.M. Schwind, Alberto de la Parra Z.; Jones Day;
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015On January 29, 2015, the Comisión Federal de Electricidad ("CFE"), the Mexican public utilities company, announced a tender process for new electric energy projects and natural gas transportation infrastructure. The projects are expected bring additional investments of US$3.276...
|Opportunities in Oil Financing and Investment: Meeting the Industry's Capital Needs in Challenging Times|
Isaac Griesbaum, Kit Rockhill, Omar Samji; Jones Day;
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015With crude oil prices tumbling nearly 60 percent since June 2014 to near six-year lows, the decline in energy company stocks alone has erased more than $263 billion in market value. Oil companies and investors alike are scrambling to adjust to lower oil prices. Oil producers in particular are in...
|What's Next for Mexico's Oil and Gas Industry|
José A. Estandía, Mauricio E. Llamas C., William P.M. Schwind, Arturo de la Parra R.; Jones Day;
February 25, 2015, previously published on December 2014The Mexican government continues to take impressive steps to give effect to the country's transformative energy reform package. While the reforms that have been passed so far have been sweeping in scope, they have not always been specific in detail, and we expect the next phase of the reforms to...
|EU Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 40 Percent by 2030|
Ewa Rutkowska-Subocz; Dentons Canada LLP;
February 18, 2015, previously published on November 13, 2014On October 23, 2014, EU leaders decided to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent by 2030 and increase energy efficiency and renewables by at least 27 percent.
|United States: Federal Efforts to Address Climate Change Outside the Power Sector|
James Rubin; Dentons Canada LLP;
February 18, 2015, previously published on November 13, 2014Regulation of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the power sector has been the main focus of federal climate efforts in the first half of 2014. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently extended the comment period on its Clean Power Plant proposal for existing plants until December 1,...
|The American Lawyer Lauds Dentons Climate Change Work|
Helen Bowdren, Jeffrey C. Fort, Alex G. MacWilliam, James W. Rubin, Ewa Rutkowska-Subocz; Dentons Canada LLP;
February 18, 2015, previously published on November 13, 2014The American Lawyer presented Dentons with its highest honor, the Global Citizenship Award - Grand Prize 2014 at its Global Legal Awards gala held on September 15, 2014 in New York City. The award recognizes the Firm's exceptional cross-border legal work to help the nation of Cambodia monetize...
|Pennsylvania Environmental Rights Amendment: Back to Payne v. Kassab?|
David G. Mandelbaum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 7, 2015We have a new opinion today under the Environmental Rights Amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution. Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Commonwealth, No. 228 M.D. 2012 (Pa. Commw. Ct. Jan. 7, 2015). Maybe the state constitution mandates some sort of environmental impact study before...